Even so then at this present time also there is a remnant according to the election of grace.
What then? Israel hath not obtained that which he seeketh for; but the election hath obtained it, and the rest were blinded
he strenuously seeks
I say then, Have they stumbled that they should fall? God forbid: but [rather] through their fall salvation [is come] unto the Gentiles, for to provoke them to jealousy.
Thou wilt say then, The branches were broken off, that I might be graffed in.
they were broken off
Behold therefore the goodness and severity of God: on them which fell, severity; but toward thee, goodness, if thou continue in [his] goodness: otherwise thou also shalt be cut off.
you might remain
I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, [which is] your reasonable service.
to stand allied
Therefore if thine enemy hunger, feed him; if he thirst, give him drink: for in so doing thou shalt heap coals of fire on his head.
Render therefore to all their dues: tribute to whom tribute [is due;] custom to whom custom; fear to whom fear; honour to whom honour.
Love worketh no ill to his neighbour: therefore love [is] the fulfilling of the law.
The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light.
we might lay aside
For whether we live, we live unto the Lord; and whether we die, we die unto the Lord: whether we live therefore, or die, we are the Lord's.
So then every one of us shall give account of himself to God.
Let us not therefore judge one another any more: but judge this rather, that no man put a stumblingblock or an occasion to fall in [his] brother's way.
Let not then your good be evil spoken of:
it be defamed
Let us therefore follow after the things which make for peace, and things wherewith one may edify another.
I have therefore whereof I may glory through Jesus Christ in those things which pertain to God.
When therefore I have performed this, and have sealed to them this fruit, I will come by you into Spain.
For your obedience is come abroad unto all [men.] I am glad therefore on your behalf: but yet I would have you wise unto that which is good, and simple concerning evil.
Who then is Paul, and who [is] Apollos, but ministers by whom ye believed, even as the Lord gave to every man?
Wherefore I beseech you, be ye followers of me.
Purge out therefore the old leaven, that ye may be a new lump, as ye are unleavened. For even Christ our passover is sacrificed for us:
If then ye have judgments of things pertaining to this life, set them to judge who are least esteemed in the church.
matters of this life
Now therefore there is utterly a fault among you, because ye go to law one with another. Why do ye not rather take wrong? why do ye not rather [suffer yourselves to] be defrauded?
you be displaced
Know ye not that your bodies are the members of Christ? shall I then take the members of Christ, and make [them] the members of an harlot? God forbid.
I suppose therefore that this is good for the present distress, [I say,] that [it is] good for a man so to be.
As concerning therefore the eating of those things that are offered in sacrifice unto idols, we know that an idol [is] nothing in the world, and that [there is] none other God but one.
What is my reward then? [Verily] that, when I preach the gospel, I may make the gospel of Christ without charge, that I abuse not my power in the gospel.
And every man that striveth for the mastery is temperate in all things. Now they [do it] to obtain a corruptible crown; but we an incorruptible.
he is self-controlled
What say I then? that the idol is any thing, or that which is offered in sacrifice to idols is any thing?
Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.
When ye come together therefore into one place, [this] is not to eat the Lord's supper.
of coming together
Therefore if I know not the meaning of the voice, I shall be unto him that speaketh a barbarian, and he that speaketh [shall be] a barbarian unto me.
What is it then? I will pray with the spirit, and I will pray with the understanding also: I will sing with the spirit, and I will sing with the understanding also.
If therefore the whole church be come together into one place, and all speak with tongues, and there come in [those that are] unlearned, or unbelievers, will they not say that ye are mad?
it might come together
they might enter
How is it then, brethren? when ye come together, every one of you hath a psalm, hath a doctrine, hath a tongue, hath a revelation, hath an interpretation. Let all things be done unto edifying.
you may come together
Therefore whether [it were] I or they, so we preach, and so ye believed.
Let no man therefore despise him: but conduct him forth in peace, that he may come unto me: for I look for him with the brethren.
For they have refreshed my spirit and yours: therefore acknowledge ye them that are such.
When I therefore was thus minded, did I use lightness? or the things that I purpose, do I purpose according to the flesh, that with me there should be yea yea, and nay nay?
Seeing then that we have such hope, we use great plainness of speech:
Therefore [we are] always confident, knowing that, whilst we are at home in the body, we are absent from the Lord:
Knowing therefore the terror of the Lord, we persuade men; but we are made manifest unto God; and I trust also are made manifest in your consciences.
we have been made conspicuous
to have been made conspicuous
Now then we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God did beseech [you] by us: we pray [you] in Christ's stead, be ye reconciled to God.
we are foregoers
you be reconciled
Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
Wherefore shew ye to them, and before the churches, the proof of your love, and of our boasting on your behalf.
Therefore I thought it necessary to exhort the brethren, that they would go before unto you, and make up beforehand your bounty, whereof ye had notice before, that the same might be ready, as [a matter of] bounty, and not as [of] covetousness.
I was of the opinion
they might go before
having been expounded beforehand
Therefore [it is] no great thing if his ministers also be transformed as the ministers of righteousness; whose end shall be according to their works.
And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.
it sufficiently supports
it is fully completed
He therefore that ministereth to you the Spirit, and worketh miracles among you, [doeth he it] by the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith?
Wherefore then [serveth] the law? It was added because of transgressions, till the seed should come to whom the promise was made; [and it was] ordained by angels in the hand of a mediator.
it has been avowed
[Is] the law then against the promises of God? God forbid: for if there had been a law given which could have given life, verily righteousness should have been by the law.
Where is then the blessedness ye spake of? for I bear you record, that, if [it had been] possible, ye would have plucked out your own eyes, and have given them to me.
Stand fast therefore in the liberty wherewith Christ hath made us free, and be not entangled again with the yoke of bondage.
As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all [men,] especially unto them who are of the household of faith.
Now therefore ye are no more strangers and foreigners, but fellowcitizens with the saints, and of the household of God;
I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called,
to walk around
This I say therefore, and testify in the Lord, that ye henceforth walk not as other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind,
I call to witness
Be ye therefore followers of God, as dear children;
Be not ye therefore partakers with them.
See then that ye walk circumspectly, not as fools, but as wise,
you walk around
Stand therefore, having your loins girt about with truth, and having on the breastplate of righteousness;
If [there be] therefore any consolation in Christ, if any comfort of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any bowels and mercies,
Him therefore I hope to send presently, so soon as I shall see how it will go with me.
I sent him therefore the more carefully, that, when ye see him again, ye may rejoice, and that I may be the less sorrowful.
you might be made joyful
Receive him therefore in the Lord with all gladness; and hold such in reputation:
you accept with foresight
Yea doubtless, and I count all things [but] loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do count them [but] dung, that I may win Christ,
Let us therefore, as many as be perfect, be thus minded: and if in any thing ye be otherwise minded, God shall reveal even this unto you.
As ye have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, [so] walk ye in him:
you walk around
Let no man therefore judge you in meat, or in drink, or in respect of an holyday, or of the new moon, or of the sabbath [days: ]
If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God.
you were jointly raised
Mortify therefore your members which are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, inordinate affection, evil concupiscence, and covetousness, which is idolatry:
you consider dead
Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering;
those selected out
having been "loved"
Furthermore then we beseech you, brethren, and exhort [you] by the Lord Jesus, that as ye have received of us how ye ought to walk and to please God, [so] ye would abound more and more.
you may abound
Therefore let us not sleep, as [do] others; but let us watch and be sober.
we may be watchful
Therefore, brethren, stand fast, and hold the traditions which ye have been taught, whether by word, or our epistle.
you were taught
I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, [and] giving of thanks, be made for all men;
I will therefore that men pray every where, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and doubting.
A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behaviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach;
having the didactive knack
I will therefore that the younger women marry, bear children, guide the house, give none occasion to the adversary to speak reproachfully.
to manage the house
Be not thou therefore ashamed of the testimony of our Lord, nor of me his prisoner: but be thou partaker of the afflictions of the gospel according to the power of God;
Thou therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.
you be intrinsically enabled
Thou therefore endure hardness, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.
If a man therefore purge himself from these, he shall be a vessel unto honour, sanctified, and meet for the master's use, [and] prepared unto every good work.
having been sanctified
I charge [thee] therefore before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, who shall judge the quick and the dead at his appearing and his kingdom;
I call to witness
of being about to
If thou count me therefore a partner, receive him as myself.
Forasmuch then as the children are partakers of flesh and blood, he also himself likewise took part of the same; that through death he might destroy him that had the power of death, that is, the devil;
Let us therefore fear, lest, a promise being left [us] of entering into his rest, any of you should seem to come short of it.
Seeing therefore it remaineth that some must enter therein, and they to whom it was first preached entered not in because of unbelief:
Let us labour therefore to enter into that rest, lest any man fall after the same example of unbelief.
Seeing then that we have a great high priest, that is passed into the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast [our] profession.
having passed through
Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.
we may approach
If therefore perfection were by the Levitical priesthood, (for under it the people received the law,) what further need [was there] that another priest should rise after the order of Melchisedec, and not be called after the order of Aaron?
she had been rendered law
Then verily the first [covenant] had also ordinances of divine service, and a worldly sanctuary.
[It was] therefore necessary that the patterns of things in the heavens should be purified with these; but the heavenly things themselves with better sacrifices than these.
Having therefore, brethren, boldness to enter into the holiest by the blood of Jesus,
Cast not away therefore your confidence, which hath great recompence of reward.
you might cast off
By him therefore let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of [our] lips giving thanks to his name.
Ye adulterers and adulteresses, know ye not that the friendship of the world is enmity with God? whosoever therefore will be a friend of the world is the enemy of God.
Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.
Therefore to him that knoweth to do good, and doeth [it] not, to him it is sin.